Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of Pierce Collits

Notes - Page 13

211. John Collits

FORBES, Saturday.
His Honor, Acting Judge Soholes, heard the petition of Phoebe Caroline Collits, formerly Johnson, for a dissolution of her marriage with John Collits, on the ground of desertion, Mr. Hammond, instructed by Mr. Maloney, appeared for petitioner. The parties were married at Forbes on 2nd April, 1900, by the Rev. W, J, Glasson, according to the rites of the Church of England. There were two children. After the first nine months of their married life he did not support her. His Honor found the issues proved in petitioner's favor.
Source: National Advocate 29 Jun 1908